Chip Gaines is an American television personality and businessman known for his work on the television show, Fixer Upper. He is one of the most famous businessmen widely known for designing and constructing houses.
Chip Gaines' Early Life and Education
Chip Gaines was born on November 14, 1974, and is currently 44 years old. She was born to her mother Bob Gaines and her father Gayle Gaines and grew up along with his sister Shannon Gaines in Texas.
Chip enrolled at Grapevine high school and graduated from Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business with a degree in marketing. He is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Chip Gaines' Career
The television personality, Chip Gaines has established himself as a leading businessman and television personality. He started his professional career after investing his properties in Baylor Area in the business. He also established his own company, Trinity Properties.
Chip Gaines and Joanna have been working together in their remodeling and designing business, Magnolia Homes in Waco, Texas. Other than that, the couple also hosts a show named Fixer Upper at HGTV, a cable channel, that has eventually made them a famous face in the television industry.
Back in 2009, he again opened a company named Magnolia Reality with the motto of helping people to locate dream homes.
Chip Gaines' Personal Life
Moving towards Chip Gaines' personal life, he is a married man. Chip Gaines married his wife Joanna Gaines on March 31, 2003, and they are together leading a happy married life. From their beautiful relationship, the couple is blessed with five children; two sons, Duke and Drake, Crew, and two daughters, Emmie and Ella.
Chip and Joanna Gaines met each other shortly after their graduation from Baylor University and the couple eventually fell in love.
Besides, Chip Gaines was also once rumored to be gay; however, he never confirmed it to be true.
Chip Gaines' Net Worth
Chip Gaines is definitely earning a huge amount of money from his professional business career. He also earns a hefty amount of money being a television personality.
As of 2017, Chip Gaines' net worth was estimated to be around $7.6 million. Now, currently, his net worth is reported to be around $8 million, and earns an annual salary of $1 million. He receives $30,000 per episode.